Opening a new restaurant? We know it can be daunting with so many things to consider, from choosing the right location to finding financing to selecting the right name, and of course, buying equipment and hiring staff. Take a look at the list below for a few ways to help your business stand out in its … More A Quick Checklist for New Businesses
They say it’s the most wonderful time of the year, but that’s not always the case for restaurants. With so much focus on retail shopping, it’s not uncommon for restaurants to actually see a decline in sales this time of year. Sure, there will always be holiday parties and catering orders, but it makes sense … More How to Use Promotions to Increase Sales During the Holidays
We’ve officially entered the fourth and final quarter of the year, and the holiday season is right around the corner. Like it or not, the Christmas decorations lined up at your local drug stores are a reminder that the year is wrapping up, and it’s time to make sure your business finishes strong. Whether this … More Boost Profits with These Emerging Trends
Go green or go home! As of 2019, pollution affects more than 200 million people worldwide in so many different ways; Life expectancy can be as low as 45 years due to illness. Children are losing IQ. The probability of children being born with birth defects is only increasing, and that’s not even close to … More How to Cut Costs and Increase Customer Flow by Going Green
The holiday season and Valentine’s Day are long gone, but not to worry—March has officially arrived with some excellent marketing opportunities for your business. There’s Mardi Gras and St. Patrick’s Day of course, but what about the other 29 days of the month? Take a stab at marketing some of the lesser know celebrations in … More How to Benefit from Marketing Lesser Known “Holidays” in March
We hear it time and time again: pay it forward, pay compliments to people, do one nice thing for someone each day/week/month etc. But as much as the practice of kind gestures is suggested with the knowledge that acting on them will be emotionally rewarding – it easily falls by the wayside when ‘life’ happens … More Kindness is KEY to This Year’s Success
The holiday season brings along with it some of the most cherished, time-honored, and unique traditions — many of which have been carried on for generations. Depending on where you live and how you choose to celebrate this time of year, the holidays can be acknowledged and celebrated in so many different ways. The holidays … More Unconventional Holiday Traditions That Just Might Inspire You This Year
Gone are the days where pricey equipment or a hired photographer is needed to take beautiful and impactful photos of food. Just take a look through your social media feeds and you will see examples of this everywhere. If you own or manage a restaurant and want to take photos of your own food for … More A Beginner’s Guide To Taking Better Food Photos.
Before we know it, it’ll be time to celebrate one of the biggest holidays in the US, Thanksgiving. It might be hard for your specific business to capitalize on Thanksgiving itself (a day in which you might do little to no business at all), but in reality, it’s actually the kick off to an extended … More Say Thanks, and Then Give!
Some businesses seem to have it all figured out… Post a photo of mouthwatering $2 tacos paired with a well-deserved margarita on a Tuesday. Watch as hundreds of customers line up and flock in for their fix. Earn lots of money. Repeat. If you’re using social media to appeal to consumer senses, bravo—this is a … More The Secret to Getting (and Retaining) More Customers